Public Sector Overview

Strategic Advisers and Hands-On Implementers of Change

Visionary leaders who drive systemic change often look to Alvarez & Marsal when facing imminent financial, regulatory or operational crises and in seeking to provide a platform for ongoing economic stability and improved performance. Our experienced professionals implement blueprints, navigate operational challenges and execute successful transformations to renew your focus on mission delivery. 

A&M helps public sector leaders to thoroughly analyze operations, seize opportunities and effect functional change to dramatically impact service delivery and budget management – in any economic climate. 

Results-Oriented Outcomes

A&M’s hands-on, operational heritage accelerates our professionals’ ability to succeed in complex, time-sensitive, highly-regulated environments. We possess unparalleled skills to create fiscal and operational change. Our notable experience includes:

  • Rebuilding and reopening schools after Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans
  • Advising U.S. Territories on the management of federal grants
  • Implementing initiatives that saved millions of dollars in operating costs, while increasing performance outcomes, for education programs
  • Managing the largest organizational wind down in U.S. history

Focus on Implementation

A&M professionals bring restructuring expertise combined with the broad compliance experience of former senior regulators and operational leaders in financial management, healthcare, real estate, human capital management, disputes and investigations. At A&M, we distinguish client service by providing:

  • Mission-based big picture mentality
  • Practical, rational, fact-checked, and data-driven bottoms-up implementation approach
  • Financially-driven operational improvements
  • Accountability for results
  • Dedicated, “Swat Team” staffing model committed to the public sector
  • Experienced leadership who have served in the C-Suite of government agencies and private companies
  • Ability to manage complexity with flexibility